|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Religious affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Student to faculty ratio||11:1|
|Dormitory capacity||1,776 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
La Salle University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,673 applications and 4,359 students were granted admission. La Salle University is at the #75 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 20% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 79% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||870 to 1080|
|ACT||19 to 25|
In 2016-2017 academic year, La Salle University's tuition was $40,400 for all students regardless of residency (50.8% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of La Salle University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 46% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,584 (which is 4.2% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at La Salle University in 2016-2017, was 610, which is 75% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,766 (which is 2.2% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, La Salle University has enrolled a total of 5,197 students (3,475 students full-time and 1,722 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 5,197 students, 182 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 36% men and 64% women and 3,652 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,545 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 476 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 18%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 6%
Two or more races: 3%
Non-resident alien: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at La Salle University.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||20%||144||10|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||12%||88|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||7%||51|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||5%||38||0|
|Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies||4%||32|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||4%||30||4|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||3%||22|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||3%||20|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of La Salle University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of La Salle University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $42,700. Last year, out of the total 1,442 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,355 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,634 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,487 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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